If you thought escorted touring was all about sitting in a coach watching the world go by then think again. Feed your appetite for adventure with our selection of action-packed itineraries, from trekking the Himalayas to kayaking in the Norwegian Fjords. An active escorted tour may include a wide range of activities, usually set against a backdrop of awe-inspiring scenery. Get the adrenaline pumping with active pursuits like mountain biking, canyoning and whitewater rafting, or stay in shape with a more gentle workout such as walking or horse riding. An active tour offers the opportunity to combine travel with exercise, or it might even encourage you to take up a new hobby when you get home. If spending a week on a beach is your idea of holiday hell then these are the tours for you…
This linear cycling trip takes in the capitals of Holland and Belgium as well as historic cities en route.
Two activities in one single centre holiday - choose to walk or cycle through the famous vineyards of Chablis
Enjoy the stunning snow-covered jagged mountains of the Dolomites with downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snow shoeing and more.
The daily routes on this holiday head out of the city in four different directions giving you an opportunity to discover .
Walk along the peaceful Loire and Cher rivers through sunflower fields, forest and vineyards.
Cycle through vineyards and villages in Burgundy from Beaune to Macon while enjoying incredible food and wine.
Follow in the footsteps of Wainwright through the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moor National Parks
Enjoy the mountains, coastline and wildlife of Western Canada on this tour.
Trek Africa's highest mountain on a much less crowded route compared to the Marangu and Machame trails
Journey through Mongolia's vast open lands dotted by nomadic camps under a massive sky before witnessing the Nadaam Festival.
Unrivalled wildlife viewing and Costa Rica's coastal wonders and enjoy on this tour.